Proverbs 29:16

“When the wicked are multiplied, transgression increaseth: but the righteous shall see their fall.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

When the wicked are multiplied, transgression increaseth: but the righteous shall see their fall.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

When the wicked increase, transgression increases; But the righteous will see their fall.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

When the wicked are increased, transgression increaseth; But the righteous shall look upon their fall.
- American Standard Version (1901)

When evil men are in power, wrongdoing is increased; but the upright will have pleasure when they see their downfall.
- Basic English Bible

When the wicked increase, transgression increaseth; but the righteous shall see their fall.
- Darby Bible

When the wicked are multiplied, transgression increaseth: but the righteous shall see their fall.
- Webster's Bible

When the wicked increase, sin increases; but the righteous will see their downfall.
- World English Bible

In the multiplying of the wicked transgression multiplieth, And the righteous on their fall do look.
- Youngs Literal Bible

When the wicked are increased, transgression increaseth; but the righteous shall gaze upon their fall.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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